Fighter command's role in the event of invasion is ordered

First, troop-carrying aeroplanes should be attacked, and then bombers. Cover should be offered to RAF bombers raiding enemy ground targets. Diversionary sweeps made by the Luftwaffe should not be met by too great a strength because "the main objective of the fighters is to assist in repelling the invasion".

Source: AIR 16/ 347; AIR 20/ 2061;


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